Control Systems Engineer - Gas and Pipelines

Astute Technical Recruitment Ltd
Tamworth, Staffordshire
£40000 - £45000/annum allowances and benefits
Closing date
Mar 30, 2023

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Pipelines Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Control Systems Engineer - Pipelines
Up to £45,000, plus £5k allowances, bonus & package

Astute are looking for a Control Systems Engineer to work with a business to help operate and monitor some critical national infrastructure, pipelines and their broad portfolio of assets including the like of pumping stations, tank storage, terminal and rail loading facilities.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting directly to the Systems Manager, as a Control Systems Engineer, you will be responsible for:

The development, support and maintenance of the process control system for the pipeline operational systems (currently Allen Bradley PLC)
The modification of PLC programs as required and ensure back up files are maintained
Supporting, maintaining and troubleshooting the Local and Wide Are Networks on which the control systems are built
To help with the development of the new SCADA system to enhance operational performance
Supporting the Mechanical and Electrical Technicians to diagnose and repair faults
Data and trend analysis to spot potential issues before they happen
Participation in HAZID, HAZOP and DSEAR
Contribute to cyber security projects and initiatives
Undertaking PLC control and SCADA system maintenance
Other duties as required
Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

HNC in Engineering or a relevant engineering qualification
Excellent background in PLCs/Controls, with in-depth experience of PLC ladder logic
A demonstrable understanding of SCADA/DCS control systems
Someone who can read Network Architecture Diagrams
A full UK driving licence is essential
Experience using Allen Bradley PLCs is desired
Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

A salary up to £45,000
An overtime and call out allowance of over £5,000
Company bonus and excellent pension
28 days holiday plus BH
Private healthcare
Life insurance
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to (url removed) or ring (phone number removed) and ask to speak to Maddy Smith who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful

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